A woman kisses a picture of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez as supporters gather at Simon Bolivar Square in Caracas. Photo: AFP

Chavez returns to Venezuela after cancer surgery

President Hugo Chavez returned to Venezuela after spending more than two months in Cuba for cancer surgery and treatment, announcing his surprise homecoming via Twitter. We have arrived again to the Venezuelan motherland," Chavez wrote. "Thank you God. Thank you my beloved people. We will continue my treatment here."